Blessing Box Altered Tin with Flourish with a Bling

I you are here for the A2Z Scraplets Blog Hop, click here to join the fun.

Are you here for my June/July Giveaway? Click here for more info after you have read this post of course :)

Hi everyone! I am over on the Flourish with a Bling blog today. Click here to see the post and here is a little sneak peek.

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Well that’s it from me today, until next time, happy scrapping!

Amy Prior xx

Blog Hop announcement! & Love You Layout – A2Z Scraplets July New Release

Are you here for my June/July Giveaway? Click here for more info after you have read this post of course :)

Hi everybody! Before I share my next A2Z Scraplets July New Release Layout with you all, I have to let you all know about an exciting event! A2Z Scraplets is having a BLOG HOP! YAY!!!! Not sure what a blog hop is? The rules are simple. Hop along and visit all of the lovely blog posts that have been linked in the blog hop blog post, leave a comment on each blog post and become a follower of those blogs. Then you simply come back to the original A2Z Scraplets blog post and let us know your favourite project! So simple and there is lots of fabulous prizes up for grabs not only from A2Z Scraplets but also from the fabulous Design Team myself included! Yep so many chances to win goodies just for browsing our blogs and telling us what you think.

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Be sure to come visit the A2Z Scraplets blog here on the 27th July 2013 at 8.30am to join in the fun. We have also extended this month’s Quote Challenge “Days Like This”. To coincide with our fabulous Blog Hop, there are some fabulous new release A2Z Scraplets designed with this challenge quote and therefore even more challenge inspiration for you all! Be sure to check back on July 27th.

Now onto the layout. I have created this fabulous layout using the new A2Z Scraplets Love You Chipboard title. You can see the first installment of new releases over on the A2Z Scraplets Blog here.

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To decorate the chipboard title, I have sprayed the chipboard with lots of Heidi Swapp Color Shine Teal and then allowed to dry completely before adding some Helmar Crackle Medium Step 1 & 2. I wanted the cracks to show up better so I have rubbed some Yellow Ranger Liquid Pearls into the cracks and then wiped most of it from the top layer so the cracks stayed yellow.

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The papers that I have used for this layout are from the Echo Park Paper Co Beautiful Life Collection. I just adored layering these beautiful patterns together and lots of fabulous stitching details added that extra definition to each layer.

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The background was created with a simple piece of White 12×12 Bazzil cardstock and a fabulous 12×12 Heidi Swapp Stencil alongside 2 shades of her Color Shine, Peach & Mustard. To create this ombre effect, I have simply sprayed over the stencil, first the peach into the centre, then the mustard on the outter edges then spraying each colour toward each other until I had the desired effect. You could do this with lots of different contrasting colour sprays also.

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A few extra touches including doilies, tags, tickets, twine, Pink Paislee Artisan Elements, Studio Calico Ephemera and a fussy cut banner from one of the papers and I was finished.

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I decided to do hidden journalling under one of the layers which you can see here pulled out.

Well that is it from me today, be sure to check back tomorrow for some more fabulous inspiration and until next time, happy scrapping!

Amy Prior xx

June-July Blog Giveaway

Hi everyone!
I hope you are all well. I am back with a new giveaway this month and this time I have 3 prizes up for grabs!!!  yep that’s right 3 prizes!!!!!

First prize is an Handmade Halo Pack valued at over $50!

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Next prize pack is from Flourish with a Bling valued at over $40!!!

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The third and final prize pack is from A2Z Scraplets and is valued at well over $30!!!! WOW!

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To enter all you need to do is follow me here on the blog PLUS follow my Facebook page here. When you are following both, please leave a comment on this blog post to enter. You can also gain additional entries by spreading the love via social networking just be to sure to link me in a blog comment wherever you have shared.

This giveaway will be open for entries until midnight on the 31st July 2013 AEST (Sydney time).

Be sure to help spread the love for multiple entries. Until next time, happy scrapping!
Amy Prior xx